Gerry Mulligan, he of the oversized baritone sax, put together a concert big band in 1960, comprising of 6 brass, 5 reeds and 2 rhythm, to flesh out old tunes and ornate new creations. With the magnificant charts of Bob Brookmeyer, he of the valve trombone, Mulligan and his men enter the church of Jazz with regal savvy and rich depths of stonking honking.1 - My Funny Valentine.2 - Come Rain Or Come Shine.3 - Summer's Over.4 - Theme from ' I Want To Live'.5 - My Kinda Love.6 - Broadway.7 -... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Jazz.
Urban Knights는 90년을 전후해서 등장한 초대형 아티스트 그룹으로 피아니스트 Ramsey Lewis를 주측으로한 올스타 Smooth Jazz 프로젝트 그룹 입니다.. Urban Knights는 Ramsey Lewis의 작품에 앨범 발표때마다 스무드재즈신에서 잘나가는 새로운 Knights들을 영입하여 우리에게 친근하게 다가오는 Urban Smooth Jazz를 선사해 주곤 합니다. Topic: jazz
Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969), nicknamed Hawk and sometimes "Bean", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. One of the first prominent jazz musicians on his instrument, as Joachim E. Berendt explained: "there were some tenor players before him, but the instrument was not an acknowledged jazz horn". While Hawkins is strongly associated with the swing music and big band era, he had a role in the development of bebop in the 1940s.... Topic: Jazz
Recorded May 2002, preformed by Donna Lee Saxophone Quartet Zdenko Ivanusic - alto Andrej Henigman - alto Vanja Ilekovic - tenor Damir Horvat - bari favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Jazz Source: digital master
Grant Green. Jazz guitarist who sat at the feet of Wes Montgomery and later went on to funky fretery towards the end of his life. He was a deft proponent of Soul-Jazz in the 60's and played with most of the leading lights of the genre.Enjoyness.1 - Afro Party.2 - Mambo Inn.3 - High Heeled Sneakers.4 - Kicker.5 - Iron City.6 - Dracula.7 - The Windjammer.8 - I Don't Want Nobody To Open Up The Door....9 - Miss Ann's Tempo.10 - Grandstand.11 - Let The Music Take You.12 - The Final Comedown.13 -... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Jazz.
Paul Samuel Whiteman (March 28, 1890 – December 29, 1967) was an American bandleader, composer, orchestral director and violinist Leader of one of the most popular dance bands in the United States during the 1920s, Whiteman produced recordings that were immensely successful, and press notices often referred to him as the "King of Jazz". Using a large ensemble and exploring many styles of music, Whiteman is perhaps best known for his blending of symphonic music and jazz, as typified... Topic: Jazz
Set I Disc One 01. Introduction 02. Unknown 03. Hut en Ji ? 04. The Hand 05. The Man I Love 06. Uneven Mantra 07. Unknown Set II Disc Two 01. Unknown* 02. Unknown* 03. Unknown* 04. Tune in C?** 05. Peace 06. Giant Steps 07. The Hand (reprise)** favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: jazz Source: AKG 462 (Split 15") + AKG 461 (X/Y) > edirol R-4 (24/96)
William Henry Webb, often known as Chick Webb (February 10, 1905 – June 16, 1939) was an American jazz and swing music drummer as well as a band leader.http://dontknocktherockandroll.blogspot.com/ Topic: Jazz
Good advice is the theme of this week's Classic Jazz and Swing. Whether it's "Pick Yourself Up," "Don't Wait Too Long," or "Take the 'A' Train," the musicians this week are founts of wisdom. Playlist at http://www.capradio.org/163802 Topic: jazz
The Lester Young – Teddy Wilson Quartet – Pres And Teddy 1956 01. All Of Me 02. Prisoner Of Love 03. Louise 04. Love Me Or Leave Me 05. Taking A Chance On Love 06. Our Love Is Here To Stay 07. Pres Returns Musicians: Teddy Wilson – piano Lester Young – tenor saxophone Gene Ramey – bass Jo Jones – drums Topic: Jazz